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The Goldman Sachs Aluminum Conspiracy Lawsuit Is Over

By Matt Levine – Let me tell you about aluminum. Aluminum is a metal that is used to make beer cans, and also for some other things. 86 more words

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The End of "Too Big to Fail".

If the G20 gets its way this year – and it seems likely that it will – the world’s top banks will be forced to issue special bonds… 87 more words

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Wrecking an Economy Means Never Having to Say You're Sorry

By Dean Starkman – The megabanks are finally feeling the hurt for the depredations of the mortgage era. That’s what the government, and some in the financial press, too, would have us believe. 104 more words

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Old Debts, Shady Collectors and Your Rights

BOOK REVIEW

Paper Boys, Author: Jake Halpern.

By Megan McArdle – The problem is enforcement.

The Federal Trade Commission, which is in charge of regulating this stuff, is not really equipped to rid the world of a bunch of fly-by-night collection shops operating out of temporary office spaces or the back of some guy’s warehouse; it’s good at wrangling with corporations that have big, marble-floored headquarters that can’t easily be moved to a nearby shed if the government comes knocking. 49 more words

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Russia Sanctions Accelerate Risk to Dollar Dominance

By Rachel Evans – While no one’s suggesting the dollar will lose its status as the main currency of business any time soon, its dominance is ebbing. 117 more words

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The UK Banking Reform

The Banking Reform Act 2013 will be the greatest reform of the banking sector in UK history. The fundamental objective of this shift is to give banks boundaries in which they can buffer against market instability. 182 more words

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COMMUNITY BRIEF, PREPARE FOR CHANGE.NET. BANKING REFORM & THE CHANGEOVER PERIOD

COMMUNITY BRIEF, PREPARE FOR CHANGE.NET.

BANKING REFORM & THE CHANGEOVER PERIOD

I do not when the economic changeover period is to occur, but do know that plans for all that this video states have  been in the works for several years.  74 more words

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